California Science Center

Snail's-pace shuttle moves across LA 5 hours late

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The space shuttle Endeavour has slowed from a crawl to a snail’s pace – and quite often a dead stop – as it makes its final journey through the streets of […]


Endeavour treks through LA streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Space shuttle Endeavour has hit the streets again after a nine-hour layover in a Los Angeles shopping center’s parking lot. Endeavour’s terrestrial journey began before dawn Friday when it departed from […]


Endeavour treks to CA Science Center

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The space shuttle Endeavour, which has flown nearly 123 million miles, was on what should be its final journey Friday — a laboriously slow 12-mile trek from Los Angeles International Airport […]


Shuttle crossing provides a unique teaching moment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When the space shuttle Endeavour hits the streets of Los Angeles, some schools along the 12-mile route are using the historic move as a teaching moment. Retired laser scientist Hal Walker […]


Endeavour lands at LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Space shuttle Endeavour has landed safely at the Los Angeles International Airport after a whirlwind aerial tour around California landmarks. Strapped to the back of a 747 jumbo jet, Endeavour touched […]


Authorities urge caution in viewing shuttle

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Retired space shuttle Endeavour will fly over several California landmarks Friday and that means huge crowds. Authorities are urging people not to stop in the middle of traffic to view or […]


NASA confirms Endeavour's last ride

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – After reviewing weather forecasts between Florida and the West Coast, NASA officials confirmed today that the space shuttle Endeavour will take off aboard a modified Boeing 747 tomorrow morning from Kennedy […]


More trees to replace cut downs for Endeavour

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The president of the California Science Center said today the organization has agreed to increase the number of trees it will plant to replace ones being removed to make way for […]


Trees coming down so space shuttle can roll in LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles is trading the trees for the stars – and not everybody’s happy about it. Crews clearing a path for the space shuttle Endeavor have begun cutting down hundreds of […]


Endeavour to come home to LA

(CNS) – California Science Center President Jeffrey Rudolph planned to announce today the schedule for the arrival of the retired space shuttle Endeavour at Los Angeles International Airport and plans for its trip through the […]




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